Tag: grief

To put it as directly as possible: my oldest daughter is dying, I’m a single Mom and life is a bit tough at present. I realized that I was due for a magnificent stress relief yesterday. I was at the bus stop putting my daughter on her bus with my Mother at my side. It was not a regular moment, my Mom was in from Boston visiting myself and my children. I had let my daughter stay home all week…

I just found myself googling the 4 stages of grief only to find out that there are 5. Who knew? I’m assuming that its normal to bounce around from one stage to the next and back again? Anyways, here are the four FIVE stages of grief. 1. Denial (Check) and Isolation (No) (Doesn’t that make six stages?) 2. Anger. (Check) 3. Bargaining. (No) 4. Depression. (No. I’m so sad for her and what she will miss out on but I…